Arts – Dance, Performing and Visual

Arts Combo

Explore an exciting mix of two- and three-dimensional art activities. From clay, drawing and painting to printmaking, sculpture and mixed media projects, it's the ultimate creative combo.

Arts Ventures

There's no better adventure than a full day of creative expression. During the week, your child will participate in exciting two- and three-dimensional art activities, including drawing, painting, mixed media and fabric painting. Supplies included.

Cartoons & Comics

Explore visual storytelling and develop your own unique illustrative style. Create interesting cartoons through character development, expression, exaggeration and lettering styles. It's a drawing class that encourages you to draw on your vivid imagination.

Cartoons & Comics - Youth

Discover your own cartooning style. You'll explore drawing and cartooning, fundamentals of line, proportion, shading and perspective. Find your voice, develop characters, and learn to tell a story or a joke, even create a multi-page comic book.

Clay Creations

This class includes projects that challenge every young artist of every skill level. You child will learn the art of hand building where they'll pinch, coil, slab and hollow build their own work of art. Each new session introduces new skills, new projects and new smiles.

Clay Explorations

Discover the exciting world of clay while learning basic skills. Hand building methods including pinch, coil, slab and hollow building, as well as an introduction to the potter's wheel. New projects each season allow you to hone your skills.

Day Camp - Arts, Crafts and More (3 - 4 yrs)

Creative campers will use their imagination, various brushes, finger-paints and numerous materials to build and design creations of their very own. They'll have fun through active games, stories, arts and crafts. Swimming and water activities may be included.

Day Camp - Arts, Crafts and More (5 yrs & up)

Creative campers will use their imagination, various brushes, finger-paints and numerous materials to build and design creations of their very own. They'll have fun through active games, stories, arts and crafts. Swimming and water activities may be included.

Day Camp - Dance and More (3 - 4 yrs)

Campers get ready to turn up the music and move! Campers will learn the basics of various dance styles, including hip-hop, jazz, ballet and more. No previous dance experience is required to experience the fun. Active games and activities included. Swimming and water activities may be included.

Day Camp - Dance and More (5 yrs & up)

Campers get ready to turn up the music and move! Campers will learn the basics of various dance styles, including hip-hop, jazz, ballet and more. No previous dance experience is required to experience the fun. Active games and activities included. Swimming and water activities may be included.

Day Camp - Performing and More (5 yrs & up)

Calling all rock, pop and tv stars! This camp has everything from lip-syncing, singing and air bands to dance, and drama. Your performer can chase their wildest dreams and rock it out with their favourite bands and movies! Active games and activities included. Swimming and water activities may be included.

Drawing & Painting

Here's a chance for your child to explore art fundamentals, including line, proportion, shading and perspective through innovative projects. They'll develop observational and interpretive skills using a range of artist's materials like acrylic and tempera paints, pastels, wax resist, charcoal and more.

Drawing & Painting for Youth

Get ready to express yourself visually. Develop your personal style while exploring exciting artist's materials, including watercolour, acrylic, charcoal, pastel and more! Discover the ones that best suit your artistic goals, then start creating unique imagery.

Explore the Potter's Wheel

Develop, practise and hone your throwing skills in this wheel-focused class. Projects vary from season to season, so you can take this class again and again. Clay Explorations is recommended, but not a prerequisite.

Fab Friday Studio

Your child will create inspired paintings, drawings and collages while exploring a wide selection of artist's materials. It's perfect for those who are looking to further enrich their Arts Centre experience, or for those who just want a visual arts sampling of what we have to offer.

Focus on Making Prints

Apply images to paper in a whole new way! Line, form, texture, composition and colour are all part of the printmaking process. Create many versions of your unique ideas using different techniques and materials. Put your personal spin on your own prints.

Focus on Painting for Youth

Paint using your personal style! Experiment with scale, dimension, surface, colour theory and brushstroke. The class will discuss contemporary art movements and famous artists, which will inspire you and help you grow as an artist.

Let's Make a Claymation Movie

Make your own Claymation short-film using tablet computers. Develop story, create characters, design sets and film your mini-cinematic feature while working in small collaborative groups. You'll have something funny, thrilling or both to later share with your family and friends. All supplies included. Imagination required.

Potter's Wheel Basics for Youth

Develop your wheel-throwing skills through instruction, demonstration and working on the potter's wheel. The course is designed to give participants a great deal of practice time during class.

Preschool Art

Creative and fun for preschoolers, children will explore two-and three-dimensional art while developing basic skills and vivid imaginations. From painting and collage to clay modelling, young artists will work on projects that encourage their personality to shine.

Preschool - Clay Discovery

Let your preschooler's imagination run wild creating mythical monsters and other captivating projects. In this class, they'll learn basic clay skills including pinch, coil, slab and hollow building. It's the perfect class for young creative minds. Six-year-olds that are not yet in grade one are welcome to join.

Teens Only Art Studio - Youth

Here's a great opportunity to build a portfolio! Further exploring your creativity, projects are designed as a studio experience with a lot more freedom. Work with materials of all kinds as your instructor guides you through new techniques. All supplies are included.